The Illinois Supreme Court has denied a request by state officials to decide the issue of paying government workers during the budget crisis.
A Missouri law prohibits convicted felons from owning a firearm, but they want their Fifth Amendment right.
Gov. Jay Nixon today signed an executive order directing all departments, agencies, boards and commissions in the executive branch to take all necessary measures to ensure compliance with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision establishing a Constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
The Missouri Supreme Court upholds the Second Amendment ballot issue that voters approved last August.
Missouri’s Supreme Court has upheld two constitutional amendments guaranteeing the right to farm and the right to bear arms.
Thousands turned out Sunday in St. Louis following Friday’s big Supreme Court decision
St. Louis Catholic Archbishop Robert Carlson says the decision by the Supreme Court to effectively change the legal definition of marriage in the United States does not alter what he calls “the unassailable truth that marriage is.”
The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
The justices said in a 6-3 ruling that the subsidies that 8.7 million people currently receive to make insurance affordable do not depend on where they live, under the 2010 healthcare law.
“My father’s a very important role model in my life,” she said. “He’s always been with me. He’s the only surviving parent I have and I struggle in life. To see my father live would help me.”